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Tableau Desktop

by Tableau Software

Product Information  

Tableau Desktop

Category: Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms

Product Description

Discover insights at the speed of thought.

Connect to your data and perform queries without writing a single line of code. Follow your natural train of thought as you shift between views with drag-and-drop technology. Whether you measure your data in petabytes or in billions of rows, Tableau is built to work as fast as you do. It’s self-service analytics, for everyone. Download a free trial and get more results with less effort.

Features that are intuitive and powerful.

Visual analysis in a click

Powerful analytical tools—at your fingertips. Filter data dynamically, split trends across different categories or run an in-depth cohort analysis. Double-click geographic fields to put data on a map. All without writing a single line of code.

Deep statistics

Go deeper into your data with new calculations on existing data. Make one-click forecasts, build box plots and see statistical summaries of your data. Run trend analyses, regressions, correlations, and much more. PhD not required.

Metadata management

Make better sense of your available data—quickly and easily. Rename fields and modify number formats. Combine fields into groups. Create subsets of your data by simply selecting groups of points. Use those sets to filter other views. Build new hierarchies. Now it’s easy for you to make your data understandable to everyone.

Best practices built in

You get the benefit of years of research on the best ways to represent data, built right into your workflow. Optimized color schemes, automatic chart types and elegant design. Communicate insight in the most effective way, automatically.

Data engine

When you want to take data offline or bring it in-memory, Tableau’s Data Engine lets you extract data for ad-hoc analysis of massive data in seconds. It combines advances in database and computer graphics technology to make even huge datasets possible to analyze on a laptop or mobile device.

VizQL technology

When you want to take data offline or bring it in-memory, Tableau’s Data Engine lets you extract data for ad-hoc analysis of massive data in seconds. It combines advances in database and computer graphics technology to make even huge datasets possible to analyze on a laptop or mobile device.

Features

Feature Name Support
Business Performance Management Budgeting and Forecasting, Metrics and KPIs
Business Size Large, Medium, Non Profits, Public Administrations, Small
Data Analysis Extract, Transform and Load (ETL), In-memory Analytics, Online Analytical Processing (OLAP), Predictive Analytics, Real-time Data Analysis, Standard Analytics, Web and Social Analytics, What-if Analysis
Data Management Data Discovery, Data Mashup and Modeling, Data Warehousing, Enterprise Data Integration, Metadata Management
Deployment Model International Compatibility, On-Premise
Extended Functionality API, Collaboration Tools, Development Tools, Industry Vertical Functionality, Master Data Management, Self-service Capabilities, Support for Big Data Sources, Wide Database Support
Help and Support Email Support, FAQs, Online Tutorials, Phone Support, Social Media, Technical Support, Training
Information Delivery Ad hoc Report/Query, Dashboarding, Geospatial and Location Intelligence, Graphic User Interface, Intelligent Alerts, Interactive Reporting, Interactive Visualization, Microsoft Office Integration, Mobile BI Capabilities, Reporting
OS Support Linux, Mac, Windows
Pricing Model Free Trial, One-time License
Security and Control Audit Trail Management, Data-level Security, Flexible Authentication Options

Vendor Information

Background

We make breakthrough products that change the way people use data

Put together an Academy Award-winning professor, a brilliant computer scientist at the world's most prestigious university, and a savvy business leader with a passion for data. Add in one of the most challenging problems in software - making databases and spreadsheets understandable to ordinary people. You have just recreated the fundamental ingredients for Tableau.